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Ronald Kempton

November 12, 1946 — September 2, 2018

Ronald David Kempton, age 71, of Muskegon, passed away Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018. Ron was preceded in death by his parents Walter and Deloris (Cavanaugh) Kempton, sister Marilyn Sturtevant and brother Bud Kempton. Ron is survived by his wife, Debra; son, James Kempton; stepchildren, Heather (Bryan) Heiss and Bryan Huffman Jr.; 8 grandchildren; sister, Nancy Paul; sister-in-law, Vicki Micheal and several nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. A memorial open house will be held Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 from 1 – 4 pm at Jibson Emmanuel Baptist Church, 7960 Evanston Ave, Muskegon, MI 49442 .  Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123. An online guestbook may be signed at

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Coopersville 616-837-8161

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Memorial Open House

Friday, September 14, 2018

1:00 - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Jibson Emmanuel Baptist Church

7960 Evanston Ave, Muskegon, MI 49442

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